1 Chris Whitelegge
1 Chris Whitelegge
Height: 6-1
Weight: 205
Year: Junior
Hometown: Newport Beach, Calif.
High School: Newport Harbor HS
Position: Goalkeeper

UC SANTA BARBARA

2013: Played in all 28 games with 26 starts for the Gauchos. Impressive in goal with 296 saves and 19 steals...Had a 13.9 saves per game average...Named to All MPSF Honorable Mention. Recorded 20 or more saves in two games last season...Had 21 in a 5-4 win against Long Beach State and 20 saves against UC Irvine.

2012: Made 13 appearances in the goal and started four of the matches for the Gauchos...Tallied a total of 51 saves and had a 10.2 saves per game average...Averaged 8.6 goals against...Had a season-high 10 saves against Cal (Nov. 11).

2011: Redshirted. 

HIGH SCHOOL
Attended Newport Harbor High School…Played for coach Jason Lynch…Helped the Sailors to the 2010 Sunset League Championship and a CIF Quarterfinal appearance…In 2011, he garnered California-Hawaii All-American Second team accolades, All-CIF First Team honors and was named the Sunset League Player of the Year…Also competed in basketball.

CLUB
Played for Newport Water Polo Foundation. 

PERSONAL
Christopher Tereva Whitelegge was born on March 30, 1993 in Newport Beach, Calif.…Parents are Julian and Michele Whitelegge…Has two younger siblings: Rachel and John…Has yet to declare a major at UCSB…Is involved in Direct Connections to Africa…His favorite movie is “The Dark Knight” and he enjoys reading the Harry Potter series…Favorite musician is Eminem…Interests include playing basketball, the beach and hanging out with friends…He claims he is extremely good looking…Admires Kobe Bryant…Most memorable athletic achievement was representing Team USA in Italy during the summer of 2010.